MMO Games of the Year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DALLAS, TX (March 6, 2009) --- The readers of Beckett Massive Online Gamer recently voted for their favorite games of 2008. There were seven MMO categories in which gamers got the chance to vote. They included: Best New MMO Release, Best MMO, Best Fantasy MMO, Best Sci-Fi/Historical MMO, Best Expansion/Addition, Best MMO Trailer and Most Anticipated MMO.

With over 25,000 votes cast, there were several closes races, while a few games just dominated their categories.

And the winners are…

Best New MMO Release of 2008 - Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning

Best MMO of 2008 - EVE Online

Best Fantasy MMO of 2008 - World of Warcraft

Best Sci-Fi/Historical MMO of 2008 - EVE Online

Best Expansion/Addition of 2008 - World of Warcraft

Best MMO Trailer of 2008 - World of Warcraft

Most Anticipated MMO - Star Wars: The Old Republic

A big thanks to the readers who voted on their favorite games and congratulations to the companies that won an award.

For the complete story on the winners and the runners-up, pick up a copy of Beckett Massive Online Gamer issue 18, on sale nationwide beginning March 11, 2009.

ABOUT Beckett MASSIVE ONLINE GAMER

Beckett Massive Online Gamer (a.k.a. MOG) is a bi-monthly publication and the only newsstand magazine devoted exclusively to Massive Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games (MMOs). The coverage includes leveling guides, dungeon guides, exclusive interviews, free in-game items, sneak peeks,game reviews, and more.

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